Passengers panic as Nigeria airport conducts bomb drill
FAAN officials and other security operatives were present to reassure the passengers that the exercise was just routine.
Jega cannot resign or go on terminal leave — Falana
Mr. Falana says further delay of the election will be an invitation to anarchy.
PDP’s delusional lies are tales by moonlight – APC Campaign
“On our part, we shall continue to insist on enviable standards of good governance in the Nigerian political space.”
Jonathan, PDP plan to cripple Buhari — APC Campaign
The Buhari campaign alleges that President Jonathan plans to ground its planes, freeze bank accounts
“Explain your links with Jega,” PDP challenges APC
PDP responds to allegations by the APC that President Goodluck Jonathan plans to sack INEC chairman, Attahiru Jega.
Group asks politicians to halt spread of hate messages
Group asks politicians to focus on issues-based politics.
Nigerian government’s e-revenue collection scheme takes off
All existing revenue accounts by MDAs in banks expected to close today.
Buhari at Chatham House: APC Chasing Shadows – PDP
PDP commends Jonathan for visit to troubled spots.
’30 APC members killed in political violence in Rivers’
The party says the shooting, bombing and disruption of its Okrika rally was aimed principally at eliminating its governorship candidate, Dakuku Peterside.
Nigeria’s elections must reflect the will of the people, America says
The elections were postponed from February to March and April.
I’m irrevocably committed to Abuja Peace Accord – Buhari
“Your greatest weapon is your vote. That is the only way to bring about change, not through violence.”
NDLEA arrests two ex-convicts for drug trafficking
NDLEA says both suspects had been convicted in the past for drug-related offences.
Synagogue collapse: Building didn’t collapse due to structural failure — contractor
The contractor is a member of the church.
Nigeria Senate slashes subsidy on kerosene, petrol
The upper chamber slashed petrol subsidy from N200 billion to 100 billion.
Boko Haram: Nigeria’s Army chief visits Baga, says elections may hold in recovered territory
“Every soldier that participated in the Baga operation, whether dead or alive, has been promoted to the next rank.”
Onaiyekan asks Nigerian government to subsidise private universities
“We appeal to the government to give our university access to its facilities for subsidising tertiary university in Nigeria.”
Police IG orders investigation into ABU Professor’s death
The late professor of agriculture was killed by the police.